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Mission Target: RUHLAND, OIL REFINERY

DATE: 1944-09-11 RESULT: GOOD
CREW LOST: 100 AIRCRAFT LOST: 12
MISSION: 195 CLS: 16

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PHOTOS:

Part of "MUD in YOUR EYE"  nose art recovered from the crash site at Ruhland by Jan Zdiarsky, Curator and Founder of the Kovarska Museum honoring the personnel lost on the 11 Sep 44 Ruhland mission.   (100th Photo Archives)

Photo taken from the bomb bay at Ruhland  11 Sep 1944

 Postcard from the Museum of the Air Battle on 11 Sep 44 at Kovarska, CZ. The 100th target was Ruhland, a major oil center. (100th Photo Archives) 

2102657: Boss Lady Sept 11, 1944, (100th Photo Archives) 

 Inside of the girls school at Scmiedeberg, Czech Republic damaged by tail section of 100th aircraft. (100th Photo Archives) 

 Wreckage of 100th aircraft that crashed near Schmiedberg, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 Tail Section of 100th B-17 - Ruhland Mission of 11 Sep 44. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 Crash site of 100th B-17 - Ruhland Mission of 11 Sep 44. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 Crash site of 100th B-17 - Ruhland Mission of 11 Sep 44. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 Wright 1820 engine from 100th B-17 - Ruhland Mission of 11 Sep 44. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 Crash site of 100th B-17 - Ruhland Mission of 11 Sep 44. This photo was taken Sep 11, 1944, there is still evidence of fire in the photograph. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 100th B-17 crash site at Korvaska - 11 Sep 44 Ruhland Mission. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 100th B-17 crash site at Korvaska - 11 Sep 44 Ruhland Mission. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 100th B-17 crash site at Korvaska - 11 Sep 44 Ruhland Mission. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 100th B-17 crash site at Korvaska - 11 Sep 44 Ruhland Mission. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives) 

 100th B-17 crash site at Korvaska - 11 Sep 44 Ruhland Mission. Courtesy of Museum of Air Battle over Krusnohori, Korvarska, Czech Republic (100th Photo Archives)